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Marine Renewable Energy

Heriot-Watt University

12 months
Duration
16184 GBP/year
7776 GBP/year
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About

This Marine Renewable Energy degree at Heriot-Watt University is designed as a multidisciplinary transition programme relevant to students from a wide variety of backgrounds and is delivered at our Orkney Campus.

Overview

The taught part of the programme addresses the technical, environmental and economic drivers that are shaping the marine renewable energy industry. An individual research project then allows students to specialise in a topic of their choice.

Key Features 

  • The Marine Renewable Energy programme at Heriot-Watt University team has strong links with stakeholders in marine renewables and has unique experience and expertise gained at the geographical heart of marine renewables in the UK. A strong emphasis is placed on project work that simulates real working situations.
  • If you study at our Orkney Campus, you will benefit from a number of activities including guest lectures and practical sessions which help to develop your skills and knowledge in your field of study, and offer opportunities to meet developers and others involved in the renewable energy industry.

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Economics of Renewable Energy
  • Developmental Appraisal
  • Marine Renewable Energy Technology
  • Oceanography
  • Renewable Technology Commercialisation 
  • Integration of Renewable Technology 

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months
  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

National deadline is for Scottish and RUK students.

Credits

180 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus, Online

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Lower Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Minimum of 2:2 honours degree or equivalent academic qualification in a related subject area
  • For postgraduate conversion courses, non-related degrees will be considered
  • Corporate (or chartered) membership of relevant professional institutions will also be considered

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    16184 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 16184 GBP per year during 12 months.
  • National

    7776 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 7776 GBP per year during 12 months.

Part-time

  • UK: £3,888
  • Overseas: £8,092

Funding

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